Jul 31
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Coming of Age
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS The loss of innocence can come at any age. In the afterglow of sex, a generation gap opens between two men as they struggle to define trust in the age of open marriage and No-Strings-Attached hookups. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 1:30 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Doug Tompos Writer: Doug Tompos Producers: Doug Tompos, Risa Bramon Garcia, Steve Braun FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 8 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 30
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Dormancy
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS A young French Canadian couple living in rural Vermont confronts a strange new reality after the passage of the 1931 Vermont Law, “An Act for Human Betterment by Voluntary Sterilization.” The woman, Emily Cloutier, struggles to hold onto the future that she dreams of. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Luke Becker-Lowe (will attend the festival), Nicholas Callais Writer: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais Producers: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 31
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Dr. Mantis
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Dr. Mantis is a practicing psychotherapist and a full time praying mantis. Fred is her patient and an annoying transitioning caterpillar. Fred bugs her so much that, at this appointment, Dr. Mantis makes Fred pay in advance. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Brandon Mikolaski Writers: Andrew Smith and Rob Bartlett Producer: Gary Grant FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 31
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Eden
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Adam and Eve are bored to death in the Garden of Eden. One night, they run off in God’s Cabriolet. Early the next morning, God notices their absence. Furious, he summons a Dinosaur, his henchman, and sends him to get the fugitives. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 1:30 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Julie Caty Writer: Julie Caty Producer: Ron Dyens FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 5 min Location: France Language: Silent
Jul 31
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Endure
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Endure chronicles a young man’s struggle to return to his normal life after the loss of a loved one. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 24, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Walter Mirkss Writer: Walter Mirkss Producer: Gary Ray King FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 31
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Fings
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A spoken word poem about a man’s battle with challenging philosophical concepts. He begins to question everything around him and even himself. Is he real? What if everything is just in his head? SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 1:30 pm Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Adam McHattie Writers: Adam McHattie, Louis Gilman Producer: Adam McHattie FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: United Kingdom Language: English
Jul 31
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Four Keys
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Since January of 2017, thousands of immigrants have chosen to cross the Canadian border, self-deporting from America. With nonconsensual deportation and family separation both common practices in the U.S., self-deportation is the only option for some, as depicted in this powerful narrative short. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:30 pm Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Israel Brooks (will attend the festival) Writers: Israel Brooks, Nadia Barbarossa Producers: Israel Brooks, Nadia Barbarossa FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 13 min Locations: USA, Puerto Rico Language: English
Jul 31
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Gloria Talks Funny
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS When struggling voice actress, Gloria, discovers her agent failed to tell her that her claim-to-fame cartoon is being remade, she sets her sights on reprising her role as the famous BioBoy. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Kendall Goldberg Writer: Kendall Goldberg Producer: Michael Stanziale FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 18 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 31
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Goodbye Sirena
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS It’s Molly’s last day, and her mom is having a hard time letting go. The two women navigate memory and grief, finding an unexpected way to say goodbye. Lyrical and haunting, Goodbye Sirena wears its heart on its sleeve, but still surprises. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Melissa Dalley Writer: Tracee Beebee Producers: Suzanne Weinert, Michelle Faires FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 7 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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The Guilty
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXeeVRazqFM VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A suspended police officer, assigned alarm dispatch duty, enters a race against time when he answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins. Armed only with a phone, he soon realizes that the crime is far more complex than he first thought. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Gustav Möller Writers: Gustav Möller, Emil Albertsen Producers: Lina Flint, Henrik Zein FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 85 min Location: Denmark Languages: Danish, English
Jul 31
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Heimlich
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Nina and Alex are married with a beautiful toddler, Elsie. A woman who slowly comes to realize that the life she thinks she's leading is a far cry from her reality, Nina ultimately makes a choice she never could have imagined possible before this realization. SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 26, 2018 10:00 am Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Lisanne Sartor (will attend festival) Writer: Lisanne Sartor Producers: Lisanne Sartor, Samuel Kim FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 14 min Location: USA Language: English
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Honeypot
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
2018 VTEDDY WINNER: BEST NARRATIVE SHORT VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Inspired by the audio of Harvey Weinstein obtained by the NYPD's sting operation in 2015 with Ambra Gutierrez, the film not only lays out visually what it may have felt like as a young woman to be tricked into this dangerous situation but is also an open-ended exploration of the complicity surrounding Weinstein's actions. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:30 pm Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Jill Greenberg (will attend the festival) Writer: Jill Greenberg Producers: Robert Green, Martin Schulman FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 7 min Location: USA Language: English